CROSS COUNTRY: Two seniors take top spots at PAC meet

Staff Report

Two Phoenix runners finished in the top 20 places Saturday at the Patriot Athletic Conference meet.

Simon Perales beat Fairview’s Stephen Cartier to the finish line by nine milliseconds to take home fifth place overall.

Senior Noah Frantz finished with a time of 18:11 to earn 16th place. Thayer Preston earned a personal best record with a time of 19:21 and a 35th place finish.

David Castle finished shortly behind Preston, racing Brookside’s Justin Below and Fairview’s Wil Kruger to the finish line to earn 46th place.

Oberlin’s Jillian Doane beat Firelands’ McKenzie Allsop to the finish line by seven seconds with a time of 23:35. She earned 32nd place overall.

Staff Report